Global Patent Index - EP 2163154 B1

EP 2163154 B1 2015-07-22 - A rotary parlour for automatic milking of animals

Title (en)

A rotary parlour for automatic milking of animals

Title (de)

Karussellmelkanlage zum automatischen Melken von Tieren

Title (fr)

Salle de traite rotative pour la traite automatique d'animaux

Publication

EP 2163154 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 09176218 A

Priority

  • EP 08724229 A
  • SE 0700731 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2008118068A1] The invention relates to a rotary parlour for milking of animals. The parlour comprises an annular rotary platform (20) adapted to form a support surface (18) for the animals (22), positioning means (19, 23) for arranging the animals (1 ) in milking positions on the platform (20), a drive mechanism (30) adapted to supply a rotational motion to the platform (20), and teat cup storing devices (1 1 ) for holding parked teat cups (2, 2') in predetermined storing positions. The teat cup storing devices (1 1 ) are mounted in positions such that the teat cups (2, 2') are located vertically above the platform (20) in their storing ositions.

IPC 8 full level

A01K 1/12 (2006.01)

CPC

A01K 1/126 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL NO PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

DOCDB simple family

WO 2008118068 A1 20081002; EP 2131649 A1 20091216; EP 2131649 A4 20130227; EP 2131649 B1 20190227; EP 2163154 A1 20100317; EP 2163154 B1 20150722; EP 3516955 A1 20190731; US 2010031889 A1 20100211; US 8205573 B2 20120626